Growing and Shrinking Industries in 2020

To state that 2020 has been a strange year would be an understatement. The highest number of people since the Great Depression have lost their jobs, and some industries will be permanently smaller than before. Smart job seekers whose industry is shrinking or has drastically shrunk this year are asking themselves what industry to move […]

Best Jobs for Analytical Thinkers

Originally posted at As an analytical thinker, your ability to deal with complex issues is invaluable in the workplace. However, with so many options to choose from, it can be challenging to decide which would be the right career for you. Here are some of the best jobs for analytical thinkers: Table of Contents Katherine Metres Akbar  President, YES Career Coaching & […]

Last Hired, Most Valued

 You’ve heard the expression, “Last hired, first fired,” right? This is the idea that employees with the longest time on the job have the most seniority and therefore should be the last to be let go if an organization has to downsize. However, in today’s marketplace, your cost-benefit ratio to the organization will likely be […]